Multics Internet Server

DIRECTORY Multics_sources

Directories :


At the top of the page is the name of the current directory .

Underneath, could appear the two titles Files or Directories .

Under Files , if present, appear the names of the files contained in the current directory . Depending on the type of the file as viewed by the user file system, when clicking on the name of the file, four types of action could happen :

If needed, binary files can be always copied somewhere to be analized using some byte editor like Hexplorer .

Under Directories , if present, appear the names of the directories contained in the current directory . Remember that Multics directories have been reorganized in three types of directories :

To return to the upper directory, use your browser's BACK function ( if you use Internet Explorer under Windows, click as usual on the left arrow at the left up corner ) .



The decision to retrocede the Multics Sources from Bull to MIT was made by Didier LAMOUCHE, President of Bull .

The decision to create this Internet site was made by Jerry GROCHOW , VP for Information Systems and Technology at MIT (Cambridge, MA) .

The following Bull Managers have made possible the positive decision making on this project: The achievement of this project would not be possible without the involvement of the following Engineers :


Permission to use, copy, modify, and distribute these programs and their documentation for any purpose and without fee is hereby granted, provided that this copyright notice and the above historical background appear in all copies and that both the copyright notice and historical background and this permission notice appear in supporting documentation, and that the names of MIT, HIS, BULL or BULL HN not be used in advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of the programs without specific prior written permission.


This Project was realized by Bernard NIVELET, retired Director from Bull -- Strategy, Engineering and Sales -- (Les Clayes-sous-Bois, France) .

Please, if any remarks, send them to him .